The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) is a member-based organization that certifies individuals in various e-business and information security skills. It is the owner and creator of the world famous Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) and EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)/License Penetration Tester (LPT) certifications and as well as many others certifications that are offered in over 87 countries globally
The EC-Council mission is "to validate information security professionals who are equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge required in a specialized information security domain that will help them avert a cyber conflict, should the need ever arise." EC-Council is committed to withhold the highest level of impartiality and objectivity in its practices, decision making, and authority in all matters related to certification.
EC-Council Certified Secure Programmer (ECSP) .NET :
EC-Council Certified Secure Programmer .NET certification is specifically designed for programmers and application developers to equip them with necessary skills to build robust and highly secure applications for the user. It has been observed that most cyber attacks take place because of a glitch in programming logic. Therefore, in these times, it is essential to educate programmers on adopting secure coding practices. This ECSP.NET course lays the foundation for developers to follow best practices and sound programming techniques throughout the software development life cycle.
Certified Ethical Hacker :
Certified Ethical Hacker Training from Redkite introduces the latest version CEH v8 to keep up with the changing times. Authorized by EC-Council and using its official curriculum for training, Redkite provides the best environment and infrastructure set-up to get you certified in ethical hacking.
EC-Council’s CEH credential validates an IT security professional as a Penetration Tester or Ethical Hacker. Getting trained for CEH reinforces the capabilities of an individual to safeguard enterprise networks against the innumerable vulnerabilities and threats of a network as well as thwart all attempts of illegal hacking by intruders.
CEH course is gaining popularity owing to an urgent need to secure information and networks from hackers. Loss of crucial business data has cost millions of dollars to enterprises worldwide. Therefore, in order to make networks safe, security professionals must be able to understand how unethical hackers cause security breaches by entering into a network.
ECSA V8/LPT :
EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA V8) complements the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification by exploring the analytical phase of ethical hacking. While CEH exposes the learner to hacking tools and technologies, ECSA V8 takes it a step further by exploring how to analyze the outcome from these tools and technologies. Through groundbreaking penetration testing methods and techniques, ECSA V8 class helps students perform the intensive assessments required to effectively identify and mitigate risks to the security of the infrastructure.
The objective of a Licensed Penetration Tester is to ensure that each professional licensed by EC-Council follows a strict code of ethics, is exposed to the best practices in the domain of penetration testing and aware of all compliance requirements required by the industry.
To obtain LPT a candidate must :1. Achieve the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Certification.
2. Achieve the EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA V8) certification.
3. Fill up and submit the LPT Application form along with required documents and payment ($500) to EC-Council directly.
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) V8 :
C|HFI v8 Program certifies individuals in the specific security discipline of computer forensics from a vendor-neutral perspective. Computer Hacking Forensic Investigation is the process of detecting hacking attacks and properly extracting evidence to report the crime and conduct audits to prevent future attacks. Computer forensics is simply the application of computer investigation and analysis techniques in the interests of determining potential legal evidence. Evidence might be sought in a wide range of computer crime or misuse, including but not limited to theft of trade secrets, theft of or destruction of intellectual property, and fraud.
CHFI investigators can draw on an array of methods for discovering data that resides in a computer system, or recovering deleted, encrypted, or damaged file information.
EC-Council Certified Incident Handler :
The EC-Council Certified Incident Handler Training Boot Camp is designed to provide the fundamental skills to handle and respond to the computer security incidents in an information system.
The ECIH Training course addresses various underlying principles and techniques for detecting and responding to current and emerging computer security threats.
Students will learn how to handle various types of incidents, risk assessment methodologies, and various laws and policy related to incident handling. After attending the course, they will be able to create incident handling and response policies and deal with various types of computer security incidents.
The comprehensive training program will make students proficient in handling and responding to various security incidents such as network security incidents, malicious code incidents, and insider attack threats.
EC-Council Disaster Recovery Professional :
The EC-Council Disaster Recovery Professional Training Boot Camp teaches you the methods in identifying vulnerabilities and takes appropriate countermeasures to prevent and mitigate failure risks for an organization. It also provides the networking professional with a foundation in disaster recovery principles, including preparation of a disaster recovery plan, assessment of risks in the enterprise, development of policies, and procedures, and understanding of the roles and relationships of various members of an organization, implementation of the plan, and recovering from a disaster.
This EDRP training course takes an enterprise-wide approach to developing a disaster recovery plan. Students will learn how to create a secure network by putting policies and procedures in place, and how to restore a network in the event of a disaster.
EC-Council Project Management in IT Security :
This training is meant for IT Security professionals. It provides the skills required for managing an IT Security environment. Participants learn how to implement real-time Project Management practices. Course contents include the essentials for business security planning, security-related costs, and ways of successful project implementation. The training also covers concepts related to project limitations, business strategies and IT security. In addition, students gain understanding about the impact of corporate policies and culture on IT security.
Participants become capable of recognizing issues that arise out of the security planning process of an organization. They become proficient in avoiding, as well as eliminating such issues.
EC-Council Certified Security Specialist :
It allows students to enhance their skills in three different areas namely information security, network security, and computer forensics. Information security plays a vital role in most of the organizations. Information security is a state of affairs where information, information processing, and communication are protected against the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information and information processing. Network security plays a vital role in most of the organizations. It is the process of preventing and detecting the unauthorized use of your computer. It protects the networks and their services from the unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure.
Computer forensics is the process of detecting hacking attacks and properly extracting evidence to report the crime and conduct audits to prevent future attacks. This course will benefit the students who are interested in learning fundamentals of information security, network security, and computer forensics.